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The value of VIPS

The value of VIP insulation Boards Oh Dear, here we go again, starting with a correction! Last month we talked about insulating balconies, and one very important word was missing from the statement “Of course, balconies over heated space always need to be insulated...

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Insulating external balconies

Insulating external balconies Firstly, Dear Reader, an apology. The thick book has had to be brought into use this last month due to an authoring error.  As correctly pointed out, all WFRL’s are not made equal, they are in fact made out of different materials from...

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What is the importance of a WFRL?

What is the importance of a WFRL? If you haven’t been involved with inverted roofing before, the acronym ‘WFRL’ may be a new one for your collection – there are lots of them in construction! If you have been involved in inverted roofing the Water Flow Reducing Layer...

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Safe delivery and storage of insulation

Safe delivery and storage of insulation The days of ‘jump on the back and unload that insulation’ are fortunately behind us thanks to the HSE’s drive to reduce injuries from falls, but this only resolves one of the issues with ensuring the safe delivery and storage of...

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UKCA marking, what is it and do we need it?

UKCA marking, what is it and do we need it? Much has been written about UKCA (UK Conformity Assessed) marking, mainly because of the confusion and delays that surround it.  Currently it is due to come into effect on 1st January 2025 as part of the Brexit process – the...

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High performance XPS

High performance XPS For over 30 years the design of flat roof systems in new construction has been driven by the availability of low Lambda value, high thermal performance Polyurethane (PUR) and later Polyisocyanurate (PIR) insulation boards. The reason is simple;...

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